Giancarlo Troncone, MD, PhD

Giancarlo Troncone, MD, PhD

Giancarlo Troncone, MD, PhD, is full professor of anatomic pathology at the University Federico II in Naples, Italy. He is director of the cytopathology unit, the molecular pathology unit, and the master’s degree program in predictive molecular pathology. He is the Head of the Department of Public Health, University of Naples Federico II. He is the coordinator of the PhD course in public health and preventive medicine. He was trained in pathology at the Nuffield Department of Pathology, University of Oxford (Oxford, United Kingdom), and in cytopathology at the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia). His research interests include the development, validation, and quality assessment of a wide range of morpho-molecular techniques on cytopathologic specimens in the field of predictive pathology of solid tumors. He maintains an active cytodiagnostic practice, which includes lung, thyroid, lymph node, and breast samples.